Marui Toclus is a brand new residence positioned in Tokyo, Japan, designed by nendo. The Marui Group owns various business amenities all through Tokyo, lots of which positioned in extremely handy and coveted places. The amenities change into vacant after enterprise hours, and the thought was to renovate a portion of the shop into shared residences – switching functions between day and night time.
Residents are given entry to a kitchen and eating house together with a terrace dealing with Inokashira Park. They’re additionally given entry to the roof flooring and worker lounge throughout the retailer after hours. They will additionally profit from reductions from the shops, in addition to a laundromat and occasions space on the primary flooring.
The rooms are furnished with important dwelling home equipment and furnishings whereas rental providers are supplied for day by day requirements. Because the rooms are small, “The trunk room is made accessible to retailer regularly modified wardrobe. To scale back transferring prices, every room is supplied with a built-in mattress and mattress in order that residents solely have to usher in minimal bedclothes.”
Images by Takumi Ota.